GW Men's Water Polo Falls at No. 15 Princeton, 17-7
Colonials Face Fordham, Iona on Saturday
Oct. 25, 2013
PRINCETON, N.J. - The George Washington men's water polo team dropped a 17-7 decision to No. 15 Princeton in CWPA Southern Division action on Friday evening at the Tigers' DeNunzio Pool.
Princeton (14-4, 7-1 Southern) jumped out to a 5-2 first-quarter lead and led 10-3 at halftime and 15-5 at the end of the third. GW (10-8, 3-3 Southern) limited the Tigers to just two goals in the fourth before falling, 17-7.
Senior Daniel Tyner notched a hat trick and added an assist, while sophomore Bogdan Petkovic also tallied four points on two goals and two helpers. Sophomore goalkeeper Connor Dillon recorded five saves in three quarter before giving way to freshman Sander Profaci, who stopped three shots in the fourth.
The Colonials return to action on Saturday, when they take on Iona at 10 a.m. and Fordham at 3:30 p.m. at DeNunzio Pool.
No. 15 Princeton 17, GW 7
GW - 2-1-2-2--7
PU - 5-5-5-2--17
GW Goals: Tyner 3, Petkovic 2, Pehlivan 1, Deasey 1
GW Assists: Deasey 2, Petkovic 2, Castillo 1, Tyner 1
GW Steals: Little 2, Guso 2, Tyner 1, Deasey 1, Dowd 1, Mojica 1
GW Saves: Dillon 5, Profaci 3
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